Flammable Storage Cabinet Guidelines

  • Do not remove the inner or outer cabinet vent plugs without Occupational Safety and Health Services (OSHS) approval.
  • Do not ventilate or connect the storage cabinet to a vent duct without OSHS approval.
  • Never cut, modify, or tamper with the construction of the cabinet.
  • All cabinets must be UL listed or FM approved.
  • Cabinet doors must be fully closed and latched except when accessing the contents.
  • Do not store anything on top of the cabinet.
  • The cabinet must be connected to a dedicated static ground (not to a receptacle ground) if liquids are dispensed from inside the cabinet.
  • Do not store oxidizers or incompatible chemicals inside the cabinet.
  • Do not exceed the stated storage capacity of the cabinet.
  • Do not place the cabinet near sources of heat or ignition.
  • Do not place the cabinet adjacent to an exit, in a hallway or stairwell, or under open stairs.